Pancreatitis in ulcerative colitis

J Clin Gastroenterol. 1992 Dec;15(4):336-9. doi: 10.1097/00004836-199212000-00015.


A 19-year-old man without apparent predisposing factors was found to have chronic pancreatitis and 6 months later developed ulcerative colitis. Is there a real association between pancreatitis and inflammatory bowel disease? We discuss previous reports.

Publication types

  • Case Reports
  • Review

MeSH terms

  • Adult
  • Chronic Disease
  • Colitis, Ulcerative / etiology*
  • Humans
  • Male
  • Pancreatitis / complications*